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Patriots, Royalists, and Terrorists in the West Indies
Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: William S. Cormack
Categories: HISTORY
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-03-06 - Publisher: University of Toronto Press

This book provides a history of the French Revolution in Martinique and Guadeloupe from 1789 to 1802. Examining political conflict between white factions, as well as economic, social, and racial tensions, it argues that metropolitan news, ideas, language, and political culture played a key role in shaping the colonial revolution.
Histoire économique et sociale du Québec 1760-1850
Language: en
Pages: 639
Authors: Fernand Ouellet
Categories: Canada
Type: BOOK - Published: 1966 - Publisher:

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Fair Shares for All
Language: en
Pages: 276
Authors: Jean-Pierre Gross
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-11-13 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This study explores the egalitarian policies pursued in the provinces during the radical phase of the French Revolution, but moves away from the habit of looking at such issues in terms of the Terror alone. It challenges revisionist readings of Jacobinism that dwell on its totalitarian potential or portray it
A System of Geography; Or, A Descriptive, Historical, and Philosophical View of the Several Quarters of the World, and of the Various Empires, Kingdoms, and Republics which They Contain: Particularly, Detailing Those Alterations which Have Been Introduced by the Recent Revolutions
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Jean-Pierre Gross
Categories: Geography
Type: BOOK - Published: 1807 - Publisher:

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French Warships in the Age of Sail, 1786–1861
Language: en
Pages: 464
Authors: Rif Winfield
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-09-16 - Publisher: Casemate Publishers

In 1786 the French Navy had just emerged from its most successful war of the eighteenth century, having frequently outfought or outmanoeuvred the Royal Navy in battle, and made a major contribution to American independence. The reputation of its ship design and fighting skills never stood higher, yet within a